Have Fun discovering the meaning of this Irish Phrase in Gaelic and English
Have fun reading the famous Irish phrase "Cuir síoda ar ghabhar agus is gabhar i gcónaí é". The phrase is a great example of the spoken Irish language and we have given you the literal English translation as well as the meaning in today's' language. What do you think of this traditional Irish phrase? Check out our selection of other Irish phrases from Ireland. Lots of traditional phrases, something for every occasion!
"Cuir síoda ar ghabhar agus is gabhar i gcónaí é"
English: "Put Silk on a Goat and It's still a Goat"
Meaning/Translation: "You can disguise the truth but it is still a lie"